Lesser Fish Eagle
|Lesser Fish Eagle|
(Müller,S & Schlegel, 1841)
The Lesser Fish Eagle (Ichthyophaga humilis) is a species of large fish eagle found in the Indian Subcontinent, primarily in the foothills of the Himalayas. There have been some stray reports from Gujarat and Central India and in more recent times from the Kaveri river valley in southern India. The distribution in southern India is not yet confirmed. It is also found in small numbers in other countries in south west Asia.
- BirdLife International (2004). Ichthyophaga humilis. 2006. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN 2006. www.iucnredlist.org. Retrieved on 11 May 2006. Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is near threatened
- BirdLife Species Factsheet
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